RE: WWW support for Cyrillic (and UNICODE)

Henrik Frystyk Nielsen (
Thu, 3 Nov 1994 05:55:39 +0100

> Adding multi-language capability to the Web is going to take time,
> because it will require changes to HTML, to servers, and to clients.
> Given the lack of multilingual support in most GUIs, a lot of new
> widgets will have to be created, and people will have to stretch
> themselves to learn how things like Japanese and Arabic scripts
> work. It's going to take time, but it appears we'll get there.

We are aware of the problem but we don't have the personal rescources
to do much about a practical implementation right now. The cyrillic
support is a one-timer and only made thanks to Anton Tropashko,

-- cheers --